On the afternoon of April 13th, Jan Woerner, Director General of the European Space Agency, visited SJTU. He was received by Vice president Huang Zhen on Minhang Campus.
Huang Zhen welcomed the delegation from the European Space Agency and introduced the development history of SJTU in the field of aeronautics and astronautics. Jan Woerner expressed his hope to establish a friendly relationship with SJTU, to explore the cooperation opportunity and to promote the exchanging between students and teachers.
After the meeting, Jan Woerner gave a presentation titled Space 4.0 - Motivation through Inspiration introducing the responsibilities and structure of European Space Agency, the new aims and ways of development of aerospace.
Guests who accompanied the European Space Agency delegation were Yu Qi, Deputy Director of System Engineering Department, China National Space Administration, Xu Yansong, Division Chief of System Engineering Department, China National Space Administration, etc.
Translated by Zheng Mengyan Reviewed by Wang Bingyu